The Major At a glance

Behavioral Neuroscience

at Palm Beach Atlantic University

The Program

Behavioral Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary area of study the study that spans the fields of Biology, Psychology and Chemistry. The emphasis of this program of study is on the biological bases of human and animal behavior, which include the study of neural functioning at the molecular, cellular, and neuroanatomical systems level. Internationally, the field is focused on a variety of topics and researchers have opportunities to study the brain from a biochemical, cellular, genetic, developmental, behavioral, or cognitive neuroscience perspective. Individuals graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Neuroscience may pursue a variety of exciting careers or seek additional training in graduate programs in neuroscience, psychology, neuropsychology, pharmacology, or the allied health fields.

The Major